I Don't Have a Need For Material Things

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    My Things I Need

    A Free Countrey My Loveing home My Not-So-Controlling Wife (..she is kinda controlling..sorry Judy!) My Uniform My Friends From The war who Help me Get my act stright.
    ForgottonSoldier ForgottonSoldier
    31-35, M
    Nov 21, 2012

    No Seriously, I'd Rather Not Have More Stuff.

    I felt like the girlfriend in the movie Bruce Almighty... wanting love and babies and a happy home-life, but having him more concerned/interested in success and the accumulation of more STUFF. Seriously? We weren't making the bills, so I got a job & cut corners where I could...
    ViolaPercy ViolaPercy
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 18, 2010

    I Don't Want Material Things And I Think This Might Be A Problem

    For as long as i can remember i haven't ever had a want if anything material and i haven't had any real drive to do anything in my life (well, other than find love. I don't know why, i just feel like if i feel like i'm doing this for someone else who i care for then it'll at...
    Doro333 Doro333
    Apr 18, 2012

    I Say I Don't But...

    i say i don't but i don't think it's true. i often think to myself that certain thoughts/actions/ideas/things said by me or others is such a materialistic value i think occasionally that i am not materialistic but i really like a lot of material things  
    knittster knittster
    18-21, M
    Nov 5, 2008

    Im Not Materialistic!!

    i mean really, how much stuff do you really need to get by in life?? in these modern times, we do have all these wonderful things like cars, and all these gadgets like computers, IPads, and IPhones etc etc, but when it comes down to it, how much of this stuff do we really need to...
    cowshed123 cowshed123
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Feb 3, 2012

    Really, I Dont

    You don't have to look like a movie star for me. Or have a huge house, or an inflated bank account, or own a baseball field, or a billion houses on the coast all over the world, or... or anything. Truthfully, if you have nothing, and you are kind to other people? Well, that's I I...
    IndigoRue IndigoRue
    13-15, F
    Jun 30, 2012

    Not Much

    I have lived with next to no possessions.  It's difficult at times, but not impossible.  Even though there is little chance that I would wind up in a situation that required it, I take comfort in knowing that I can fit everything that I actually need into a single suitcase.The...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 2, 2012
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